The median annual salary for an IT Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Manager
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 80 70
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Manager 61 65 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.10% 2.76% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 2.88% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 50
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1905 2259 1962
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.70% 96.05% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1678 1613
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured IT Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Birmingham

IT Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Manager in Birmingham.

Salary trend for IT Manager in Birmingham

IT Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Manager in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Manager in Birmingham

IT Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring IT Manager in the job title.

1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 25 (26.32%) .NET
2 25 (26.32%) VB.NET
2 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 24 (25.26%) Project Management
4 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET
5 22 (23.16%) PRINCE2
5 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
6 20 (21.05%) HTML
7 19 (20.00%) ITIL
8 18 (18.95%) SQL
9 14 (14.74%) WAN
9 14 (14.74%) CRM
9 14 (14.74%) C#
10 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
10 13 (13.68%) SDLC
11 12 (12.63%) LAN
12 11 (11.58%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
13 10 (10.53%) Cisco
13 10 (10.53%) Office 365
13 10 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (10.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 9 (9.47%) PCI DSS
14 9 (9.47%) Windows
15 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
16 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
16 7 (7.37%) Palo Alto

IT Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.05%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.05%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Office 365
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) WAN
2 12 (12.63%) LAN
3 11 (11.58%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (7.37%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (7.37%) Firewall
4 7 (7.37%) Network Security
4 7 (7.37%) VPN
5 6 (6.32%) BGP
5 6 (6.32%) DMZ
5 6 (6.32%) MPLS
5 6 (6.32%) OSPF
5 6 (6.32%) VLAN
6 3 (3.16%) Intranet
6 3 (3.16%) SAN
7 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.05%) DNS
8 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.05%) NAS
8 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Retail
3 5 (5.26%) Legal
4 4 (4.21%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Games
5 2 (2.11%) German Language
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (1.05%) French Language
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) .NET
2 22 (23.16%) ASP.NET
3 20 (21.05%) HTML
4 1 (1.05%) Ajax
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) EDI
4 1 (1.05%) jQuery
4 1 (1.05%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.21%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.11%) Online Games
4 1 (1.05%) AS400
4 1 (1.05%) CCTV
4 1 (1.05%) FMCG
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
4 1 (1.05%) Replication
4 1 (1.05%) Robotics
4 1 (1.05%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.47%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) Project Management
2 23 (24.21%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (23.16%) PRINCE2
4 19 (20.00%) ITIL
5 14 (14.74%) CRM
6 13 (13.68%) SDLC
7 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.37%) Change Management
9 7 (7.37%) Supplier Management
9 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.32%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.32%) Business Development
10 6 (6.32%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.32%) Line Management
10 6 (6.32%) Time Management
11 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.26%) Scrum
11 5 (5.26%) Software Licensing
11 5 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) VB.NET
2 22 (23.16%) JavaScript
3 18 (18.95%) SQL
4 14 (14.74%) C#
5 1 (1.05%) ABAP
5 1 (1.05%) PHP
5 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.05%) UniBasic
5 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (7.37%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.32%) CCDP
2 6 (6.32%) CCNP
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.21%) MCSE
5 3 (3.16%) Degree
5 3 (3.16%) RHCE
6 2 (2.11%) CISA
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.11%) RHCA
6 2 (2.11%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.05%) CCNA
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.05%) HND
7 1 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.05%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.16%) PMO
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) Cisco
3 7 (7.37%) Palo Alto
4 6 (6.32%) VMware
5 3 (3.16%) New Relic
5 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.11%) Computacenter
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Epicor
7 1 (1.05%) F5
7 1 (1.05%) Infor
7 1 (1.05%) MAPICS
7 1 (1.05%) NetApp
7 1 (1.05%) Remedy
7 1 (1.05%) Sophos
7 1 (1.05%) Sun
7 1 (1.05%) Veeam
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
S S P Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago